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The Linguistic Review, ISSN 0167-6318, 11/2016, Volume 33, Issue 4, pp. 579 - 610
This paper investigates the use of ellipsis diagnostics to determine whether deletion has occurred in -parentheticals. Superficially, -parentheticals look as... 
deletion diagnostics | comparative deletion | parentheticals | ellipsis | A’-movement | A'-movement | LINGUISTICS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | A '-movement | parenthetical construction | phrase | deletion | syntax | language | verb phrase | Ellipsis | Parenthetical expressions | Syntax | Derivation (Syntax) | Predicate
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Lingua, ISSN 0024-3841, 2013, Volume 125, Issue 1, pp. 34 - 57
► The internal structure of the verb phrase consists of (at least) VoiceP, vP and √P/VP. ► The external-argument introducing VoiceP is distinct from the... 
Passive | A-movement | Verb phrase | Applicative | Yaqui | Causative | LINGUISTICS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | voice | causative construction | morphology | applicative construction | subject position | syntax | Yaqui language
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Linguistic inquiry, ISSN 1530-9150, 10/2019, Volume 50, Issue 4, pp. 677 - 722
A movement asymmetry arises in some languages that are otherwise symmetrical for both A- and Ā-movement in the double object construction, including Norwegian,... 
Asymmetry (Linguistics) | ASYMMETRIES | LINGUISTICS | EXTRACTION | A-movement | symmetry | phase theory | double object construction | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | passive | EDGE | Bantu languages | Passive voice | British English | Norwegian language | Syntactic movement | Zulu language | Phases (Syntactic)
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Linguistic inquiry, ISSN 1530-9150, 01/2018, Volume 50, Issue 1, pp. 105 - 136
In this article, I argue for an ellipsis analysis of Japanese null arguments on the basis of a novel observation that covert extraction (i.e., extraction that... 
Ellipsis | Null subject | Extraction (Linguistics) | Japanese language | Argument ellipsis | LF copying | Extraction | Pro | Japanese | PF deletion | argument ellipsis | SCOPE | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | OBJECTS | extraction | pro | CONSTRAINT | ICELANDIC CONTROL | IDENTITY | ORDER | LINGUISTICS | DEEP | A-MOVEMENT | logical form | null argument | syntax | word order | ellipsis | Logical form | Anaphora | Syntactic analysis | Word order
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Linguistic inquiry, ISSN 1530-9150, 2013, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp. 391 - 432
Various languages allow instances of external possession—possessive encoding without a possessive structure in DP. The analysis of these cases has long been a... 
Possessives | Nez Perce language | Control | Raising | A-movement | External possession | Nez perce | Object shift | raising | LINGUISTICS | object shift | external possession | Nez Perce | MOVEMENT | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | control | FRENCH | syntax | phrase | theta role | case | possessor ascension
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Natural Language & Linguistic Theory, ISSN 0167-806X, 2/2019, Volume 37, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 49
The received view is that the VP pro-form do so cannot be a verbal passive, although it can be unaccusative. I show that this is incorrect: do so can be... 
Do so | Philosophy of Language | A-movement | Passive | Natural Language Processing (NLP) | Linguistics | Linguistics, general | VP anaphora | LINGUISTICS | VOICE | ELLIPSIS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | VIEW | Executives | Analysis | Antecedents | Passive voice | Semantics | Ellipsis | Lambda abstraction | Grammar | Verbs | Predicate
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Lingua, ISSN 0024-3841, 2008, Volume 118, Issue 10, pp. 1440 - 1469
This paper presents an analysis of the restriction in standard Indonesian that only subjects are allowed to undergo A’-extraction. The specific proposal,... 
Austronesian | Phase | Variation | Antipassive | A’-movement | Ergativity | A'-movement | phase | LINGUISTICS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | SUBJECT | antipassive | ergativity | variation | SYNTAX | voice | Bahasa Indonesia Malay dialect | extended projection principle | subject extraction | Tagalog language | Malay language | phase theory | syntax
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Linguistic inquiry, ISSN 1530-9150, 01/2016, Volume 47, Issue 1, pp. 89 - 126
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Lingua, ISSN 0024-3841, 07/2016, Volume 177, pp. 17 - 40
•Nominative case in Sinhala is not a default case.•Nominative case in Sinhala is a structural case valued by a finite T.•A-movement in Sinhala is driven by... 
Structural case | A-movement | EPP | (In)volitives | Sinhala | Lexical case | LINGUISTICS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | case marking | subject | deontic modality | Sinhalese language | syntax | case | Valuation | Analysis
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Lingua, ISSN 0024-3841, 2011, Volume 121, Issue 5, pp. 721 - 741
Many Bantu languages exhibit A-movements and patterns of iterating agreement that are disallowed in Indo-European languages. In Minimalist theory, both... 
Agreement | Concord | Activity | Hyper-raising | Inversion | Gender | Bantu | LINGUISTICS | MOVEMENT | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | SYNTAX | minimalist program | Bantu languages | agreement | A-movement | syntax | gender agreement | determiner phrase
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Natural language and linguistic theory, ISSN 0167-806X, 11/2014, Volume 32, Issue 4, pp. 1033 - 1088
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Glossa (London), ISSN 2397-1835, 04/2020, Volume 5, Issue 1
In this paper I argue that EPP effects are not special to T but reflect more general formal properties of the Core Functional Categories (CFCs) C, T, and 'v'.... 
functional categories | agree | 'pro'-drop | epp | a’-movement | a-movement
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Linguistic Review, ISSN 0167-6318, 11/2008, Volume 25, Issue 3-4, pp. 413 - 451
The shi ... de construction in Mandarin Chinese is a cover term for at least four distinct constructions. We focus on the remarkable internal properties of the... 
LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | LINGUISTICS | sentence | syntax | focus | cleft construction | A-movement | Mandarin language | Linguistics | Humanities and Social Sciences
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The Linguistic Review, ISSN 0167-6318, 09/2015, Volume 32, Issue 3, pp. 475 - 513
In this paper, we analyze an unusual type of right dislocation in Zulu. We demonstrate that the construction in question combines A-movement of a DP out of an... 
Bantu languages | raising-to-object | CP-extraposition | right dislocation | BANTU | LINGUISTICS | LANGUAGE & LINGUISTICS | AGREEMENT | Zulu language | syntax | word order | A-movement | object raising rules
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